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VPSA News: Jeff Loftus + Paige Stevens
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VPSA News: Jeff Loftus + Paige Stevens

VPSA graduates, Paige Stevens, 17, and Jeffery Loftus, 18, are engaged to be married. Loftus proposed to his dearest on Oct. 17, 2015. She said “yes!”, and here’s their story: Alexis Castro: How long have you known each other? Paige Stevens: A little over four years AC: How did you two […]

by Emily Gaut
Creative Outlets

Creative Outlets: Art

Every year we showcase some of our favorite interpretations of Johannes Vermeer’s famous painting, Girl With a Pearl Earring. Here are some spectacular pieces from Mrs. Yerington’s Art Studio I class:

Photo by Dana Hansen
Current Events / VPSA Events

VPTAD Returns!

Veritas Press Teacher Appreciation Day (VPTAD) is back for its fourth year with new ideas and a new team member. For the first time, the VPTAD team will be holding a teacher awards contest. This year’s VPTAD staff includes: Alice Hui, Joshua Avalos, Rahel Keller, and their newest member (or […]

Photo by Kyra Mikat

Politics: Meet Your Junior Class Officers!

Veritas Press Scholars Academy’s (VPSA) team of student officers has positively impacted the Diploma Program through Student Connections meetings this school year. You should know by now that our junior class officers are Harrison Buehrle (class president), Margaret Duren (vice president), and Mary Grace Metheny (secretary). These three students are determined […]

Student Spotlight: Poems from a VPSA Student

Traveling the Globe by Elizabeth Russell, 9th Grade Austin, Texas   My fingers spin the globe, The whole world in front of me. One finger poised to stop it. Where will I land next?   There! I feel a mountain ridge, A long one, extending far. What huge peaks those […]

Student Spotlight: Poems from a VPSA Student

Opening A Book by Elizabeth Russell, 9th Grade, Austin, Texas.   A wonderful thing happens The instant I open a book. I am immersed in another world… Its trials, its struggles, its joys.   The country may be wide and wonderful Or harsh and lonely But I am glad to […]

Where Are They Now: Jonathan Williams
People / Student Spotlight

Where Are They Now: Jonathan Williams

I had the exciting opportunity to speak with a 2013 VPSA graduate and salutatorian, Jonathan Williams. Natalie Tederoff: What was your favorite subject in school? Jonathan Williams: I’d say one of my favorite subjects was biology. I thought it was very fascinating to understand how life works, particularly on the cellular level, […]

VPSA Events

Rubik’s Cubes, Huckleberry, and Graveyards

Like all junior class Student Connections meetings, last Thursday’s lacked no humor, surprises, or excitement. So far, each meeting has been themed in order to generate discussion around a specific topic. The first meeting’s theme was “Introductions” where students told everyone who on earth they were, whether or not they […]

New Teacher Profile

New Teacher Profile

New Teacher Interview: Madame Sheryl Powell By Natalie Tederoff I had the privilege of interviewing Madame Sheryl Powell, a novice teacher here at VPSA. Madame Powell teaches French to students in grades 10-12. Graduating magna cum laude from Houghton College, she is a veteran teacher of over 30 years. Natalie […]

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People / Profiles

Teacher Profile: Mrs. Klein

Recently, I had the opportunity to interview one of VPSA’s newest teachers, Mrs. Susan Klein. Mrs. Klein currently teaches three courses remotely from Billings, Mo. In our interview, I was able to ask questions about her teaching experience, favorite hobbies, and more.